Archive for March, 2010

Solving History: DEVIL’S ISLAND: Tonight (23rd March), Discovery US, 7pm EST

Tuesday, March 23rd, 2010

Long before Alcatraz, there was Devil’s Island – the most notorious and vicious prison complex ever constructed. Over a century of operation, 70,000 men were incarcerated there, less than 10% survived. Built in the tropics of French Guiana, it was called the perfect prison – penned in by the jungle on one side and the [...]